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Rainy Weather Won’t Stop Late Shoppers Night in Grove!

12/6/16 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Despite the cold rain, Grove shoppers are getting ready for a late night of shopping! Its late shoppers night in Selinsgrove, meaning 26 different stores … Continue reading

December 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

OSN Short Story: The Specter of Death

By Hilde Kate Lysiak ‘’It had white hair,’’ 15 year old Melissa Low said. ‘’It,’’ police officer Lilly repeated to Melissa with a unsatisfied glare. ‘’Well…’’ Melissa replied. ‘’How tall … Continue reading

December 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

Grove Grinch Hitting Mailboxes?

12/4/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Is there a money stealing Grinch on the loose in Selinsgrove? Last week the OSN received a letter in the mail from someone who wanted … Continue reading

December 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

OSN Top Stories of the Week

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the Week for November 28 to December 4th. 1) Message From the Publisher. 2) Petition Drive Over Transgender Bathroom 3) Public Forum Shows Grove Divided … Continue reading

December 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: Is Santa for Real? PARENTAL GUIDANCE SUGGESTED

This week America’s youngest advice columnist dishes on the question of all questions: is Santa Claus real? Parental guidance is suggested. The opinions of Ask Izzy do not necessarily reflect … Continue reading

December 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

BREAKING EXCLUSIVE: Fire on High Street. No Injuries. Stove Malfunction

12/1/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Firefighters and emergency responders are responding to a fire this evening at 310 High Street in Selinsgrove. The fire was likely caused by a broken … Continue reading

December 1, 2016 · 3 Comments

December Issue of the OSN Hits Selinsgrove!

The December issue of the OSN is out! Pick up your copy today at The Kind Cafe, Michaels Family Restaurant, Emma’s, The Library, The Cottage on the Pine, and other … Continue reading

December 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

Public Forum Shows Grove Divided Over Transgender Bathroom SEE VIDEO

11/30/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A public forum set up by the school board to hear the public’s concerns over transgender people using bathrooms showed a community divided. Nearly one … Continue reading

November 30, 2016 · 2 Comments

Transgender Bathroom Discussion Tonight

11/30/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The Selinsgrove School Board is holding a public engagement session to discuss the issue of transgender people using bathrooms tonight at 7pm at the Selinsgrove … Continue reading

November 30, 2016 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE: Courtyard Theatre Closing Final Show on Sunday!

11/29/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The curtain is closing on Selinsgrove’s only theatre. This Sunday the Courtyard Theater will be preforming its final show, theatre owner Bob Taylor exclusively told … Continue reading

November 29, 2016 · 2 Comments

Petition Drive Over Transgender Bathroom

11/28/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Separate petitions, one asking the school board to support and one that asks it to reject letting Transgender people use either girls or boys bathrooms … Continue reading

November 28, 2016 · 5 Comments

Message from the Publisher

People want to know why so many businesses are “leafing” Selinsgrove! That may sound like a bad pun, but just keep reading. As you’ve read in my page 2 story, … Continue reading

November 27, 2016 · 3 Comments

OSN Top Stories of the Week

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the Week for November 21 to November 27th. 1) BREAKING EXCLUSIVE: BABY INJURIES CAUSED BY RING THROWN DURING FIGHT. 2) Struggling Business Owners Search for … Continue reading

November 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: Thanksgiving Started by Aliens?

This week America’s youngest paid advice columnist gets a question from a girl who wants to know if Thanksgiving was started by aliens. Learn more about Izzy at http://www.isabellysiak.com.

November 25, 2016 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE: Selinsgrove Music Video DEBUT!

11/24/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Selinsgrove now has its very own music video! The music video for “Christmas in Selinsgrove,” the third song released by local recording artist Isabel Rose … Continue reading

November 24, 2016 · 1 Comment

Happy Thanksgiving from the OSN!

Here is the Thanksgiving prayer speech that Linus Van Pelt gave in “A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving” “In the year 1621, the Pilgrims held their first Thanksgiving feast. They invited the … Continue reading

November 23, 2016 · 1 Comment

OSN SHORT STORY: The Shovel Went Right Through Him…

By Hilde Kate Lysiak It was a bright and sunny day in Sunny Skies. It was perfect—too perfect. In Sunny Skies, it had been raining for 50 years straight! The … Continue reading

November 22, 2016 · 3 Comments

Christmas Tree Lighting Tonight!

11/22/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak It may still be two days until Thanksgiving — but tonight Selinsgrove is officially kicking off the Christmas season! The festivities begin at 6:30 pm … Continue reading

November 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

Father: Injury to Baby was Accident

11/22/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Richard Wagner, the Selinsgrove man charged with the assault of a baby, claims the newborn’s injury was an accident. “He said that after she said … Continue reading

November 22, 2016 · 4 Comments

BREAKING EXCLUSIVE: BABY INJURIES CAUSED BY RING THROWN DURING FIGHT.

11/21/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Richard Wagner, the Selinsgrove man charged with assault, hurt the baby after he threw his wedding ring during a fight with the baby’s mother, according … Continue reading

November 21, 2016 · 4 Comments

Struggling Business Owners Search for Answers in Grove

11/20/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak As businesses continue to struggle in Selinsgrove owners search for answers. Velocity Firearms, located on Market Street in Selinsgrove, recently told the Orange Street News … Continue reading

November 20, 2016 · 6 Comments

OSN Top Stories of the Week!

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the Week for November 14 to November 20th. 1) BREAKING EXCLUSIVE Local Man Charged with Assault Child Injured 2) Grove Student with Rare Condition Needs … Continue reading

November 20, 2016 · 1 Comment

ASK IZZY: Will Parents Read Your Messages?

11/19/2016 This week America’s youngest paid advice columnist recieves a question from a kid who isn’t sure whether to believe her parents when they tell her they don’t read her … Continue reading

November 19, 2016 · 1 Comment

Selinsgrove Christmas Tree Up!

11/18/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The Selinsgrove Christmas Tree is up in the Commons! Workers were busy Thursday morning putting lights around the 13-foot tree. The Tree Lighting Ceremony will … Continue reading

November 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

BREAKING EXCLUSIVE Local Man Charged with Assault Child Injured

A local man was arrested for suspectedly injuring a young child, sources told the Orange Street News. Richard E Wagner Jr has been charged with Aggravated Assault, Simple Assault, Recklessly … Continue reading

November 17, 2016 · 2 Comments

“Turd Sandwich” for Attorney General? Snyder County Write-in Vote are in!

11/16/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak “Turd Sandwich” for Attorney General? That would be a reality if one Snyder County write-in voter had their way! Republican Donald Trump may have beaten … Continue reading

November 16, 2016 · 2 Comments

Grove Student with Rare Condition Needs Help!

11/15/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A Selinsgrove resident who has been struck with a rare un-named medical condition is asking for help from the community. A year ago 18-year old … Continue reading

November 15, 2016 · 1 Comment

Tensions Rise Over Transgender People Using Bathrooms in Grove! Public Forum Set!

11/14/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Tensions were high last night at the Selinsgrove School Board Meeting as angry parents and members of the community showed up to express their views … Continue reading

November 14, 2016 · 9 Comments

Christmas Lineup in “Old Town Selinsgrove”

11/14/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Selinsgrove is bracing for an epic Christmas! The list of Holiday Happenings is full: *Festivities will kick off  with the Tree Lighting Ceremony on November … Continue reading

November 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

Exclusive! Breaking News! Gas Leak Closes Isle of Que Bridge!

11/13/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A gas leak shut down the bridge connecting the Isle go Que shortly after 1:30 pm on Sunday afternoon. “It was a small gas leak. … Continue reading

November 13, 2016 · 1 Comment

OSN Top Stories of the Week!

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the Week for November 7 to November 13. 1) Grove Biz Owner Will Fight Tree Fine! 2) Donald Trump Sweeps Snyder County! Wins Election! 3) EXCLUSIVE … Continue reading

November 13, 2016 · Leave a comment

Delivery Man Saves Woman From Fire in Selinsgrove!

11/12/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A local woman is lucky to be alive after a fire in an apartment above Bella’s Pizza restaurant on Market Street in Selinsgrove on Friday. … Continue reading

November 12, 2016 · 1 Comment

Fundraiser at Agapeland Pre-School!

11/11/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Selinsgrove’s Agapeland pre-school is having a Girls Night Out Shopping Extravaganza! On Saturday, November 12, 2016, Agapeland will be having a fundraiser to help pay … Continue reading

November 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

Grove Police Wash Away Market St Slurs!

11/10/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Police are busy washing windows, at least in one part of town! Last March the OSN reported that Someone wrote dirty messages on a window … Continue reading

November 10, 2016 · 1 Comment

Donald Trump Sweeps Snyder County! Wins Election!

The voice of Selinsgrove was heard! Republican Donald Trump beat Democrat Hillary Clinton in Snyder County with 11,710 votes to Hillary Clinton’s 3,991. Libertarian Gary Johnson received 451 Votes.

November 9, 2016 · 1 Comment

EXCLUSIVE BREAKING! HIGH TURNOUT IN SELINSGROVE! UPDATE! SEE THE VIDEO!

EXCLUSIVE BREAKING! HIGH TURNOUT IN SELINSGROVE! At All Saints Episcopal Church on N. Market Street voting started at 7am — and by 8am SEVENTY FOUR residents had already cast their … Continue reading

November 8, 2016 · 3 Comments

Grove Biz Owner Will Fight Tree Fine!

11/6/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A local business owner who might get fined a 1,000 dollars for cutting a tree down on his property is ready to tell his side … Continue reading

November 6, 2016 · 4 Comments

Nov Issue of the OSN Hits Selinsgrove!

The November issue of the OSN is out! Pick up your copy today at The Kind Cafe, Michaels Family Restaurant, Emma’s, The Library, The Cottage on the Pine, and other … Continue reading

November 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

Dim Lights in Grove?

11/1/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak More bright ideas in Selinsgrove? The street lights on Market Street are to dull and don’t shine enough light on the Grove’s main street, the … Continue reading

November 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: Is College Right For You? SPECIAL GUEST!

This week America’s youngest paid advice columnist gets a question from a girl who is stressing because her parents are pushing her to get a college degree. Learn more about … Continue reading

October 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE: New Water Line at Little Norway

10/27/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Little Norway ice skating rink is getting a new water line! On October 25 the borough installed a new water line and added more light … Continue reading

October 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

Trump-Hating Thief Strikes Again!

10/26/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak. The Trump hating thief has returned to Selinsgrove! Campaign signs for the Republican nominee for President have mysteriously gone missing from people’s yards around the … Continue reading

October 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

Message From Hilde:Borough Speech Rules Should be Applied Equally

10/25/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak On 10/3/16, the Borough Council called the  911 emergency line on journalist and Selinsgrove resident Vincent Stoops. His crime? Mr. Stoops spoke for three minutes … Continue reading

October 25, 2016 · 8 Comments

“Pop up” Business a Success in Grove!

By Hilde Kate Lysiak 10/23/2016 A “pop up” store proved to be a big success in Selinsgrove! Mercantile  tours around the country setting up their shop for one week in … Continue reading

October 23, 2016 · 1 Comment

ASK IZZY: Are Quija Boards Real?

This week America’s youngest paid advice columnist tackles the topic of Ouija Boards.

October 22, 2016 · 2 Comments

EXCLUSIVE $400,000 Grove Street Lights Go Dark!

10/18/2006 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The $400,000 Street Lights installed by Selinsgrove have stopped working only three months after first being installed. At 7:30pm on October 17th the OSN counted … Continue reading

October 18, 2016 · 6 Comments

OSN SHORT STORY: The Flat Duck

10/18/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak I was with my friend, Alice, at the library playing truth or dare when, suddenly, she ran to get a book. When she got back, … Continue reading

October 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

Creepy Clowns Are Just Creepy — Not Clowns, Says Professional Jesters.

10/14/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak They maybe creepy but they aren’t clowns. Among all the creepy clown rumors in Selinsgrove, Sara Moore, director of the Clown Conservatory in San Francisco … Continue reading

October 14, 2016 · 5 Comments

EXCLUSIVE Grove Man Running Streak Reaches 800 Days!

October 12, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A Selinsgrove man’s running streak has reached 800 straight days! Beginning in the summer of 2014, Selinsgrove resident Matthew Lysiak has run five … Continue reading

October 12, 2016 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE: Mother and Child Fired at by BB Gun While Driving on University Ave!

10/11/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A mother driving her small child home from daycare was shot at by what was believed to be a BB gun on October 7th at … Continue reading

October 10, 2016 · 2 Comments

ASK IZZY: CREEPY CLOWNS! THE TRUTH REVEALED!

This week America’s youngest paid advice columnist recieves a question from a kid who is afraid to go outside because she heard that creepy clowns were everywhere.

October 9, 2016 · 2 Comments

EXCLUSIVE BREAKING: CLOWN THREAT TO SELINSGROVE HIGH SCHOOL

Selinsgrove High School received a threat that creepy clowns would show up at the school assembly on Friday. On Wednesday teachers at Selinsgrove High School were instructed to read an … Continue reading

October 6, 2016 · 1 Comment

Police Called to Silence Public Speaker UPDATED SEE THE VIDEO!

10/4/16 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Selinsgrove Police were called to last Monday’s Borough Council meeting to stop a local journalist from speaking beyond the five minutes that the rules would … Continue reading

October 4, 2016 · 2 Comments

October Issue of the OSN Hits Selinsgrove!

The October issue of the OSN is out! Pick up your copy today at The Kind Cafe, Michaels Family Restaurant, Emma’s, The Library, The Cottage on the Pine, and other … Continue reading

October 3, 2016 · 1 Comment

Message From Hilde: Creepy Clown Terror? People Need to Chill

Oh no! Creepy Clowns? More like clowning around if you ask me! Everyone is Selinsgrove has been freaking out over people dressing up like clowns. How ridiculous! What are they … Continue reading

October 3, 2016 · 2 Comments

EXCLUSIVE: Creepy Clown Scare at Grove Football Game! Police Investigate!

(note to readers — this is a picture of clown spotted in a different area of the country.) EXCLUSIVE 9/27/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Creepy Clown hysteria has officially hit … Continue reading

September 27, 2016 · 2 Comments

OSN Exclusive Interview: Candidate Mike Molesvich

The Orange Street News Exclusive interview with candidate Mike Molesevich. Molesevich is running for the 10th Congressional District against Congressman Tom Marino. The OSN will also be reaching out to … Continue reading

September 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY:TRUMP OR CLINTON?

In this week’s Ask Izzy, America’s youngest paid advice columnist gets a question from a girl who is having trouble deciding which candidate to support in her class vote. Learn … Continue reading

September 24, 2016 · 1 Comment

Trump Hating Thief Loose in Grove!

9/22/16 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A Trump-sign stealing vandal is on the loose in Selinsgrove. Campaign signs for the Republican nominee for President have mysteriously gone missing from people’s yards … Continue reading

September 21, 2016 · 3 Comments

OSN Short Story: Secret of the Letsoos

By Hilde Kate Lysiak 1,000 years ago in India, there were small, bearded white dogs called letsoos. Everyone thought they were magical and had powers like telekinesis and teleportation so … Continue reading

September 21, 2016 · 1 Comment

Lice Infestation in Selinsgrove!

9/14/16 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Lice has been bugging Selinsgrove! There has definitely been an increase in lice, according to Hillary Reeser, owner of Lice Clinics Harrisburg. Treatments for the small … Continue reading

September 14, 2016 · 1 Comment

ASK IZZY: Is it Hanging out? Or a Date?

In this week’s Ask Izzy, America’s youngest paid advice columnist gets a question from a girl who wants to know if an invite to the football game is just hanging … Continue reading

September 10, 2016 · Leave a comment

Grove Tattoo Shop Fighting Negative Stereotypes

9/8/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A Selinsgrove tattoo business has been living up to its promise of “no drama, no drugs, just art.” After Nouveau Ink opened last year at … Continue reading

September 8, 2016 · 2 Comments

Mystery of Early Fall Colors in Grove Solved

9/7/16 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Has Fall come early to Selinsgrove? The end of summer is still weeks away, but the changing colors of the leaves has some residents checking … Continue reading

September 7, 2016 · 1 Comment

Homeless Man Trying to Reunite with Daughter

9/6/16 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A homeless man from Vermont stopped in Selinsgrove in hopes of raising enough money to buy a bus ticket to reunite with his daughter in … Continue reading

September 6, 2016 · 1 Comment

ASK IZZY: Teachers Who Bully!

In this week’s Ask Izzy, America’s youngest paid advice columnist gets a question from a girl who wants advice on how to deal with a teacher who is a bully. … Continue reading

September 3, 2016 · 3 Comments

September Issue of OSN Hits Grove!

The September issue of the OSN is out! Pick up your copy today at The Kind Cafe, Michaels Family Restaurant, Emma’s, The Library, The Cottage on the Pine, and other … Continue reading

September 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

OSN Short Story: The Freezer Door

By Hilde Kate Lysiak I had just woken up. I was playing with my toys in my bedroom. “Ha-ha,” said a high pitched voice. I dropped my calico critter. I … Continue reading

September 1, 2016 · 1 Comment

Men Only? Grove Hasn’t Had Woman Officer in 25 Years!

  8/31/16 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Its been twenty five years since Selinsgrove has had a female police officer! Debra McFall Ross, the first and only female officer to work … Continue reading

August 31, 2016 · 3 Comments

Message From Hilde

The Orange Street News will not be reporting the news for the next ten days. Sorry. I will be spending time with my Brooklyn friends. Please check back on August … Continue reading

August 18, 2016 · 2 Comments

Unbeatable Record Still Stands in Grove!

8/16/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The Selinsgrove Swim Team has been in existence for almost fifty years but one record still stands above all the others. In 1976 Sue Groce … Continue reading

August 16, 2016 · Leave a comment

OSN Top Stories of the Week

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the Week for August 8 to August 14. 1) A Slice of New York Comes to Grove 2) EXCLUSIVE: Creeper in Grove? 3) EXCLUSIVE Tree Crashes … Continue reading

August 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: How Kids Can Stop Divorce?

In this week’s Ask Izzy, America’s youngest paid advice columnist gets a question from a girl who wants to know how to stop her parents from getting a divorce.

August 13, 2016 · Leave a comment

OSN POLL Election 2016 Coverage: Selinsgrove Voters Don’t Want Trump or Hillary! SEE THE VIDEO!

8/12/16 By Hilde Kate Lysiak With less than one hundred days until the 2016 Presidential Election an exclusive OSN poll revealed that more than 50% of the voters polled are … Continue reading

August 12, 2016 · 6 Comments

A Slice of New York Comes to Grove

8/11/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Selinsgrove is about to get a new pizzeria! D’Carini Pizza will be opening up at 801 Market Street to offer Grove residents “original New York … Continue reading

August 11, 2016 · 4 Comments

EXCLUSIVE Tree Crashes on Grove House!

8/10/16 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A Selinsgrove woman is considering herself lucky after a large tree fell on top of her home. The tree smashed into the house on 13 … Continue reading

August 10, 2016 · 3 Comments

EXCLUSIVE: Creeper in Grove? Man In Bushes With Binoculars Scaring Girls SEE THE VIDEO REPORT!

8/9/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak An older man has been hiding in a bush and watching girls walk by with a set of binoculars, witnesses exclusively told the Orange Street … Continue reading

August 9, 2016 · 2 Comments

OSN Top Stories of the Week

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the Week for August 1 to August 7. 1) New Media Website Hits Grove! 2) Car Break-ins Down in Grove! 3) Pic and Rope: Crosswalks Painted … Continue reading

August 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: Team Taylor or Team Kanye?

This week’s America’ s youngest paid advice columnist gets a question from a girl who wants to know which side to take in the Taylor Swift Kanye West feud. Learn … Continue reading

August 6, 2016 · 1 Comment

New Media Website Hits Grove!

8/5/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A new media website has hit Selinsgrove! The website, Selinsgrove Concerned Citizens, was launched last month by Grove resident, Vincent Stoops. Stoops plans on posting … Continue reading

August 5, 2016 · 2 Comments

Pic and Rope: Crosswalks Painted

Crosswalks being painted at the intersection of Market and Pine Street yesterday in Selinsgrove. “Painting them is the way to get people to follow the cross walks,” a worker told … Continue reading

August 4, 2016 · 2 Comments

Car Break-ins Down in Grove!

8/3/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak This summer, car break-ins are down in Selinsgrove In the month of July, there have only been 3 car break-ins, according to officer Garlock, but … Continue reading

August 3, 2016 · 1 Comment

OSN To Donate %100 Sept Advert Money to Malala Fund!

8/2/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak On July 28th, I met Malala Yousafzai. It was amazing getting to meet her! She used to live in a place where people thought girls … Continue reading

August 2, 2016 · 1 Comment

August Issue of OSN Hits Grove!

The August issue of the OSN is out! Pick up your copy today at The Kind Cafe, Michaels Family Restaurant, The Library, The Cottage on the Pine, and other places … Continue reading

August 1, 2016 · 1 Comment

OSN Top Stories of the Week

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the Week for July 25 to July 31. 1) SU HEAD OF SECURITY OUT! 2) EXCLUSIVE! EXTREME COUPONERS HIT GROVE 3) Message From Hilde: Gone Gardner … Continue reading

July 31, 2016 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: Controlling Boyfriends

This week America’s youngest paid advice columnist gets a question from a girl who wants to know how to handle a controlling boyfriend . Learn more about Isabel Lysiak at … Continue reading

July 30, 2016 · Leave a comment

Message From Hilde: Gone Gardner A Good Move For the Community

This month’s wood is about Susquehanna University’s Director of Public Safety David Gardner. On June 17th he left his position. The University would not say whether Gardner was fired or … Continue reading

July 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE! EXTREME COUPONERS HIT GROVE

7/28/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Two extreme coupon clippers are checking out of Grove stores with carts full of groceries but paying only pennies — when they aren’t getting paid … Continue reading

July 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

A Sketchy Situation

A Short Story by Hilde Kate Lysiak Once there were two girls.  They were twins who lived happy lives.  Although they were different, they got along pretty well.  One was … Continue reading

July 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

SU HEAD OF SECURITY OUT!

7/26/16 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Susquehanna University Director of Public Safety David Gardner is out! Gardner has been under fire since last September when he banned Selinsgrove resident Al Peterson … Continue reading

July 26, 2016 · 1 Comment

OSN Top Stories of the Week

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the Week for July 18 to July 24. 1) EXCLUSIVE Daughters of Parent Banned From SU Quit Team 2) Grove Flea Market Fights Back … Continue reading

July 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: Zits Before the First Day of School

This week America’s youngest paid advice columnist gets a question from a kid who wants to know how to clear her face full of zits . Learn more about Isabel … Continue reading

July 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

New Street Lights Hit Grove!

7/22/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Now the Grove can be seen in a whole new light! New street lights were lit on Market and Pine Streets. Workers had begun working … Continue reading

July 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE Daughters of Parent Banned From SU Quit Team

7/21/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak If their dad can’t watch, they don’t want to be on the team. The daughters of Al Peterson, the man who was banned from Susquehanna … Continue reading

July 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

Grove Gun Thief Caught!

6/20/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The Selinsgrove gun thief has finally been nabbed! On July 8 Brandon Betancourt was caught in Lancaster, PA. Betancourt swiped a Smith and Wesson M&P … Continue reading

July 20, 2016 · Leave a comment

Grove Flea Market Fights Back Against Thieves

7/19/2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A Selinsgrove Flea Market is fighting back against thieves! Over the past year crooks have helped themselves to coins, knives, jewelry, and other items from … Continue reading

July 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

Message From Hilde: OSN at Swim Camp

Hi, I’ve received some messages from my readers who are wondering why I haven’t been posting this week. Some have wondered if I am ok! I am fine! The reason … Continue reading

June 27, 2016 · 1 Comment

OSN Top Stories of the Week

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the Week for June 13 to June 19. EXCLUSIVE: SPEEDING DRIVER KILLS DOG IN GROVE! EXCLUSIVE: OPEN LETTER FROM BANNED SU MAN TO … Continue reading

June 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: School Dance or Friend’s Birthday?

This week America’s youngest paid advice columnist gets a question from a kid who has to decide between going to her friends birthday party or the school dance. Learn more … Continue reading

June 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

“FREE AL” Petition Half Way to its Goal

June 17, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A petition calling on Susquehanna University to allow Al Peterson back on campus to see his kids already has 55 signatures — more than … Continue reading

June 17, 2016 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE Grove Man Running Streak Reaches 700 Days!

By Hilde Kate Lysiak June 16th, 2016 A Selinsgrove man’s running streak has reached 700 straight days! Beginning in the summer of 2014, Selinsgrove resident Matthew Lysiak has run four … Continue reading

June 16, 2016 · Leave a comment

Grove Gun Bandit on Loose! Day 33!

June 15, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Thirty three days after a Selinsgrove store was robbed of an expensive gun one of the crooks is still on the loose along … Continue reading

June 15, 2016 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE: OPEN LETTER FROM BANNED SU MAN TO COMMUNITY

June 14, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak EDITORS NOTE: Below is a letter from Al Peterson, the man who has been been banned from Susquehanna  University for being a suspected … Continue reading

June 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE: SPEEDING DRIVER KILLS DOG IN GROVE!

June 13, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A Selinsgrove family who lost their dog to a speeding hit and run driver is asking residents to please slow down before the … Continue reading

June 13, 2016 · Leave a comment

OSN Top Stories of the Week

Here are the OSN Top Stories of the Week for June 6 to June 12. EXCLUSIVE “Light Stealing Bastard” Strikes Again! Ice Cream Truck Hits Grove! Petition to Lift Ban … Continue reading

June 12, 2016 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: HATING HOME

This week America’s youngest paid advice columnist answers a question from a kid who wants to move.

June 11, 2016 · 1 Comment

OSN SHORT STORY: THE DRAWING DEATH

June 10, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak It was a bright room with lavender curtains. On a bed with blue covers, sat 13 year old, Alice, scrolling down her lap-top. … Continue reading

June 10, 2016 · Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE “Light Stealing Bastard” Strikes Again!

June 9, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A sign warning vandals and thieves to stop stealing from an Orange Street man was stolen along with his American flag. The large … Continue reading

June 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

Ice Cream Truck Hits Grove!

May 8, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Selinsgrove has an ice cream truck! The Funky Freezer ice cream truck has expanded its route to Selinsgrove this summer after serving nearby … Continue reading

June 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

Grove Gun Bandit Still on Loose! Day 26!

June, 7 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Twenty six days after a Selinsgrove store was robbed of an expensive gun one of the crooks is still on the loose along … Continue reading

June 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

Petition to Lift Ban on Al Peterson Created

June 6, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A petition has been created calling on Susquehanna University to allow Al Peterson back on campus. John Lawrence from Waynesboro, Virginia began the petition … Continue reading

June 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

OSN Top Stories of the Week

Here are the OSN most read stories for the week of May 30 to June 5th OSN EXCLUSIVE: PARENT BANNED FROM SU WANTS APOLOGY! Hippies Hit Grove! My Pop Pop: … Continue reading

June 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: Losing a Parent

This week America’s youngest paid advice columnist tackles the question of how to deal with the loss of a parent.  

June 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

OSN EXCLUSIVE: PARENT BANNED FROM SU WANTS APOLOGY! OFFICIALS WARNED HIM NOT TO SPEAK TO OSN!

June 3, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The Selinsgrove man banned from Susquehanna University went to a meeting with SU officials hoping to get an apology, but instead received a … Continue reading

June 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

Concert Series Set for Grove

May 2, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Get your lawn chairs and blankets ready Selinsgrove! The 27th “Summertime at the Gazebo” series is set to kick off  Tuesday, June 7th … Continue reading

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June Issue of the OSN Hits Grove!

The June issue of the Orange Street News is out! For a one year subscription please send a check or cash of $14.99 along with name and address to Hilde … Continue reading

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Hippies Hit Grove!

May 31, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The hippies are coming to Selinsgrove! A new shop, the Hip Hop Hippy shop, has opened on Market Street that sells everything a … Continue reading

May 31, 2016 · 1 Comment

My Pop Pop: A Hero Story For Memorial Day

May 30, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Today is Memorial Day and I am thinking of my Pop Pop John Thrash. He is a war hero whose plane was shot … Continue reading

May 30, 2016 · 1 Comment

OSN Top Stories of the Week

Here are the top OSN stories for the week of May 16-May 22th. OSN INVESTIGATES: TWO HOUR PARKING IN GROVE Banned Grove Man Watches Son Graduate Date Set for 2017 … Continue reading

May 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

Grove Farmers Market Open Now!

May 28, 2016 The Selinsgrove Farmer’s Market is open! The OSN went down this morning to share some interesting deals with the readers. Home made whoopie pies: .75 Fresh Strawberries: … Continue reading

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ASK IZZY: Real Haunted House in Selinsgrove?

This week America’s youngest paid advice columnist answers a question from a kid who wants to know how to deal with the dark entity living in his house. Izzy also … Continue reading

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Grove Gun Crook Still on Loose

May 27, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Two weeks after a Selinsgrove store was robbed of an expensive gun one of the crooks is still on the loose along with … Continue reading

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Grove Shines Light on Vandalism

May 26, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Could new street lights in Selinsgrove help put a stop to all the vandalism? By the beginning of Fall brand new street lights … Continue reading

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Banned Grove Man Watches Son Graduate

May 25, 2015 By Hilde Kate Lysiak On Sunday Al Peterson sat with his family and watched their son’s pre-school graduate at Susquehanna University. “It went very well,” Al’s wife, … Continue reading

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OSN INVESTIGATES: TWO HOUR PARKING IN GROVE

May 24, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak In Selinsgrove two hour parking can last forever and businesses are not happy! An Orange Street News investigation has revealed that two hour … Continue reading

May 24, 2016 · 1 Comment

Date Set for 2017 Grove Chocolate Stroll

May 23, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Grove officials have set a date for the 2017 Selinsgrove Chocolate Stroll! The second annual chocolate stroll will take place April 1, 2017, … Continue reading

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OSN Top Stories of the Week

Here are the top OSN stories for the week of May 16-May 22th. 1) BREAKING EXCLUSIVE: Second Gun Suspect IDENTIFIED. STILL ON LOOSE. GUN NOT RECOVERED! 2) EXCLUSIVE BREAKING: 1 Arrest … Continue reading

May 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

ASK IZZY: Fair That Stupid Adults Can Vote But Not Smart Kids?

This week America’s youngest paid advice columnist answers a question from a kid who believes it isn’t fair that dumb adults are allowed to vote. Izzy also talks to a … Continue reading

May 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

$500 Donor Wishes to Remain Secret

May 20, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A kind hearted person from out of state donated $500 to help a Selinsgrove woman pay off the medical bills for her sickness. … Continue reading

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BREAKING EXCLUSIVE: Second Gun Suspect IDENTIFIED. STILL ON LOOSE. GUN NOT RECOVERED!

The second suspect in the Selinsgrove gun heist has been identified but is still on the loose! Police are on the hunt for Brandon Betancourt from Lancaster and still don’t … Continue reading

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EXCLUSIVE BREAKING: 1 Arrest Made in Grove Gun Theft! Source: Second Suspect Still on Run

May 19, 2016 Hilde Kate Lysiak A suspect has been arrested for the theft of an expensive weapon from a Selinsgrove gun shop on Friday the 13th while his suspected … Continue reading

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Robber Strikes Grove Lawn Care Store

April 19, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A crook smashed through a window at a Selinsgrove lawn care store and made off with a cash register. The robbery happened on … Continue reading

May 19, 2016 · 2 Comments

Legal Expert: Murder Charges Appropriate for Wochley

May 18, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The Snyder County District Attorney’s Office made the right decision to charge Kenneth Wochley with murder, according to an outside legal expert contacted … Continue reading

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Gun Thieves Still on Loose! SEE THE VIDEO!

May 17, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak A pair of crooks who made off with an expensive weapon from a popular Selinsgrove gun store Friday afternoon are still on the … Continue reading

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EXCLUSIVE: GUN STORE OWNER: “PERSON OF INTEREST FOUND”

The gun store owner who was robbed Friday afternoon believes police may be closing in on the suspects who stole an expensive gun. “At this time a person of interest … Continue reading

May 16, 2016 · 1 Comment

EXCLUSIVE: CROOKS STEAL GUN IN GROVE!

HAVE YOU SEEN THESE CROOKS? A weapon was stolen from a popular Selinsgrove gun store Friday afternoon, according to the store’s owner. A Smith and Wesson MP 15 TS AR-15 … Continue reading

May 16, 2016 · 1 Comment

No Plans Yet to Replace Demolished Grove Building

May 16, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Now that the Susquehanna Female College building has been completely demolished its owner says he has no ideas yet on what to do … Continue reading

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OSN Stories of the Week

Here are the top OSN stories for the week of May 9-May 15th. Thank you! 1) EXCLUSIVE: Plant Thief Strikes Grove OSN VIDEO 2) EXCLUSIVE: SU TO ALLOW BANNED GROVE … Continue reading

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ASK IZZY: Pot Smoking Parents!

This week America’s youngest paid advice columnist answers a question from a girl who is worried that her mom is smoking to much pot.

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More Stray Cats in Grove!

May 13, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The cats are loose in Selinsgrove! Grove residents say they have noticed more stray cats prowling around town. “Feral cats are everywhere this … Continue reading

May 13, 2016 · 1 Comment

EXCLUSIVE: SU TO ALLOW BANNED GROVE MAN TO SEE SON’S GRADUATION

May 12, 2016 EXCLUSIVE Susquehanna University will now allow a Selinsgrove man it had banned from campus to be at his son’s preschool graduation. “We have just been contacted by … Continue reading

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EXCLUSIVE Plant Thief Strikes Grove: OSN VIDEO!

May 11, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Two potted planters were swiped off of residents property in Selinsgrove Friday night. The two incidents happened only blocks away from each other. … Continue reading

May 11, 2016 · 1 Comment

Increase In Hitchhikers For Grove?

May 10, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Looking for a ride? Residents are trying to figure out why they’ve noticed a big increase in people in our area standing off … Continue reading

May 10, 2016 · 2 Comments

Grove Father STILL Waiting to Hear if he Can See Son Graduate

May 9, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak With thirteen days to go before his son’s graduation, a Selinsgrove man who was banned from Susquehanna University for being a suspected creeper … Continue reading

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May Issue of the OSN Hits Selinsgrove

The May issue of the Orange Street News hits Selinsgrove today with eight full color pages of news! The front page story is about a familiar problem to people in … Continue reading

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ASK IZZY: How to Ask the Cute Girl Out and Friends who Cast Hexes

This week America’s youngest paid advice columnist answers a question from a boy who wants to know the perfect way to ask the cute girl in class out.

May 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

OSN Short Story: Disappearing

May 6, 2016 by Hilde Kate Lysiak A 9 year old girl named Alice sat in a pink chair behind a big television. Alice gazed at the TV, flipping through … Continue reading

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OSN EDITORIAL Selinsgrove Police Need to Give Info to Public

May 5, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak The front page story for the May issue of the Orange Street News is about how the vandal who has been terrorizing our … Continue reading

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EXCLUSIVE: Grove Author to Release Horror Series

May 4, 2017 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Selinsgrove author Matthew Lysiak is releasing the first in a new children’s horror series. The new series, called iShrieks, will combine kids love of … Continue reading

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A Message on World Press Freedom Day

May 3, 2016 By Hilde Kate Lysiak Today is World Press Freedom Day. It is a day that the people remind governments around the world of their duty to respect … Continue reading

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